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CLAUS HELBERG, 84, a Norwegian resistance fighter and member of a commando team that destroyed Germany's atomic weapons program in a daring World War II raid, died March 6 in Oslo. The 1943 raid destroyed a heavy water plant operated by the Nazi army near Rjukan after it occupied Norway. The plant could have provided Nazi scientists with the chemical reaction necessary to build an atomic bomb. The raid was depicted in a 1965 movie, The Heroes of Telemark, starring Kirk Douglas and Richard Harris.

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